North West Kent Family History Society Hub

Stay up to date with all that is happening in and around the society, past, present and in the future.
Apr
27

Blog request of the Library - Deptford Parish Registers.

Query 27 April 2020. I am researching my family history and I know they were living in Deptford in the late 16th century so I would dearly love to have sight of the relevant registers for that time. I see from the FamilySearch website that your society has produced a 4CD set of images of the St. Nicholas registers and I wonder if it is possible to ...
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Apr
09

Blog request of the Library - Request from Australia.

Query 9 April 2020 I live in Gladstone, Queensland, Australia. I was born in the UK and my family come from the village of Sandhurst in Kent. Samuel Reeves moved to Bermondsey in 1825. Their family name was Reeves. I am a member of Ancestry, but appear to have exhausted all the information they can provide. I was hoping that you could provide me wi...
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Feb
20

Latest Journal Published!

The 2020 March edition of 'The Journal' is available to view by members within the Members Only Area.
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Jan
22

Introduction to using Family Search website

An introduction to using Family Search website is now available  for a short period of time (1 month) within the Members Only Area. To access this PDF go to the Members home page and click on the last button towards the foot of the page entitled Family Search.
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Dec
06

Updates!

The Master Catalogue has been updated this month (December) and also the Microfiche and Microfilm Catalogue is now available to view..... see under RESOURCES>Library Catalogues menus....
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Nov
15

Tunbridge Wells FHS Archived Journals

All of the past Tunbridge Wells FHS Journals (65 in total) are now available within the Members Only Area (M.O.A.) 
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Oct
30

Workshops 2020!

The workshops listing for 2020 is now available. The next 5 forthcoming workshops can be seen on the Events page (drop down menu under COMMUNITY ). The full listing can be seen on the Workshops page (drop down menu under COMMUNITY) Start making note in your diary and don't forget to book! 
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Sep
26

September Journal Available!

The 2019 September edition of 'The Journal' is available to view by members within the Members Only Area. 
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Sep
05

2020 Society Calendar

Society Calendar for 2020 now available....... For preview see menu COMMUNITY>Society Calendar 2020 ......
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Aug
08

New - Family History - What is proof of Fact?

Familiy History - What is proof of Fact? A research aid PDF added to the Help, Advice and Research Aids page under the RESOURCES menu. 
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May
14

Stop Press !

The 2019 June edition of 'The Journal' is available to view by members within the Members Only Area.
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Apr
10

External Website Links

The External Website Links page (accessed via the RESOURCES menu) has been totally revamped and to aid you in your search, short descriptions have been added under each link to give you an idea of what each website is about.
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Mar
21

New Plumstead CDs

Plumstead: St Nicholas CD121 Burials 1788-1859 (5,200 entries) Plumstead: St Nicholas CD122 Marriages 1788-1846 (over 4000 entries) See the Publications List page and also available within our EShop
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Feb
27

K.C.C. Library Notice

Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th March 2019 The Kent County Council (K.C.C.) computer booking system will be moving from its current server to a new cloud-based system. This means there will be no access to public computers, printers and WiFi during this time. Photocopying will still be available though. 
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Feb
06

Sevenoaks - Change of scheduled / advertised speaker

Please note that the speaker on the 14th February will now be Mr Richard Griffin with his talk entitled: "My Life as a Personal Protection Officer with H.M. The Queen" and that the speaker on the 14th March will now be Mr Geoffrey Beer with his talk entitled: "Underground Britain - from factories to Military transport" 
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Dec
03

New Dartford Branch Meetings

Dartford Branch Meetings from April 2019 through to March 2020 revealed! To see the exiting full listing and branch calendars use the following menus.......COMMUNITY>Meetings, House Groups & Family History Day>Branch Meetings.
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Nov
17

New Bromley Branch Meetings for 2019 and into 2020 revealed

The Bromley Branch Meetings with subject titles and their speakers have now been published for each month through 2019 and up until March 2010.  Please go to the the Events or Branch Meeting calendar pages for further details which can be accessed via the COMMUNITY menu and clicking on the respective drop down sub menus.
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Oct
09

2019 Workshops !

The workshops listing for 2019 is now available. The next 5 forthcoming workshops can be seen on the Events page (drop down menu under COMMUNITY ). The full listing can be seen on the Workshops page (drop down menu under COMMUNITY) Start making note in your diary and don't forget to book!
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Sep
09

Up to Date !...The latest batch of Society Journals uploaded

The latest batch of Society Journals have now been uploaded.  Members can now access all of the Journals issued from Volume 1 No.1 (Autumn 1978) up to and including the latest issue Volume 14 No.11 (September 2018). All of these are accessed from within the Members Only Area (M.O.A.) and can be viewed and download...
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Sep
08

Society calendar 2019 - Available Now!

 The Society 2019 calendar is now available. Order yours now - price only £2.00 ! To see further details and some images, go to the Society Calendar 2019 page at the bottom of the COMMUNITY menu.
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